Privacy Policy

10th May 2018

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Pickle & Poppet collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a “User”) of the https://pickleandpoppet.uk website (“Site”).

Who we are

Our website address is: https://pickleandpoppet.uk.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address. Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

We use Google Analytics for this. You can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customise Google Display Network ads using the Google Ad settings or through the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on.

Web browser cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to work more efficiently and to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

Our Site may use “cookies” to enhance User experience. User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

How we use collected information

Pickle & Poppet may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To run and operate our Site
    We may need your information display content on the Site correctly.
  • To improve our Site
    We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.
  • To send periodic emails
    We may use the email address to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests.

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above. We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.

Contact forms

When completing the Contact Form we do ask for your name and email address. We will reply to any email and then the email will be deleted unless it is needed for a follow up in instances such as working with me.

Electronic newsletters

If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our Site. We may use third-party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.

Giveaways

If Users enter Giveaways on our site we do collect information using a third party website. Data given is at Users freewill. Details will not be passed on to any other source unless you win. In this case we will pass only your name and email address to the brand of the giveaway to enable them to contact you to arrange delivery. We will place your name on the widget as the winner. After 1 month of the giveaway all details will be deleted from the database along with any emails that have been sent.

Third party websites

Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies which you should view. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.

How long we retain your data

We will retain your data for a maximum of 14 months at which point we will either contact you again to see if you would like to stay in touch with us or we will delete the details that we have stored. The only data that we will keep indefinitely will be comments on the blog, if you no longer wish us to keep your data for this then your comment will be deleted along with your details.

This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Changes to this privacy policy

Pickle & Poppet has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Contacting us / Opting Out

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us.

You may choose to stop the collection or use of your personal information by opting out. If at any time you would like to opt out, please contact us by email at [email protected] including the words “opt out” in the subject line.

If at any time you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us by email at the email address above including the words “contact information correction” in the subject line.

If at any time you no longer want to receive emails similar to those you are receiving from us, you may unsubscribe using the “unsubscribe” link or button at the bottom of our email messages or, if you prefer, you may unsubscribe by contacting us by email at the email address above including the word “unsubscribe” in the subject line.

You can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes. This privacy policy was built using the generator at https://PrivacyPolicies.com.

External Sites we Use

Disqus for blog comments. https://disqus.com/support/ should be visited to read their Privacy Policy.
Mailchimp for my Newsletter. https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/ should be visited to read their Privacy Policy.
Google Analytics for statistics https://policies.google.com/privacy should be visited to read their Privacy Policy.

This document was last updated on May 18, 2018